Renault Trucks has announced plans for a new 122,000sq ft R&D centre in St Priest, Lyon, France. The €33m (£29m) development, designed to use 25% less energy than the French building standard, is scheduled to open in the first half of 2021. According to Renault, the new centre, one of the top 10 R&D facilities in France, is “part of an ambitious five-year building programme” launched by Renault Trucks and its parent the Volvo Group to drive innovation. It is […]
MT”s UK Commercial Vehicle Report 2012 produced in association with Texaco is the most comprehensive industry research currently available, making it crucial for any logistics operation planning its way to profit in 2013. Featuring in depth analysis of trends based on responses from 500 commercial vehicle operators, the report priced at £595 including VAT, contains the information you need to stay ahead of the competitive curve and maximise your earning potential. Featuring a full breakdown of the industry, the report […]
The East Midlands ranks as the region with the highest rates of HGV driver wages and job vacancies, according to a new report.
Motor Transport, in partnership with the BVRLA, is currently compiling its annual CV Informer research, a comprehensive report on the commercial vehicle rental, leasing and contract hire sector. Close to 200 companies involved in the rental and leasing of trucks, trailers and vans took part in last year’s research. This year we want to capture every single business in the sector. Every participant will receive a report of the full research results, with a key statistics section highlighting how their […]